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A force more powerful [videorecording] : a century of nonviolent conflict / a production of York Zimmerman Inc. and WETA Washington, D.C. ; written, produced and directed by Steve York
[United States] : York Zimmerman, c2000
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  HM1281 .A2511 2000    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Nonviolence -- History -- 20th century
Social conflict -- History -- 20th century
Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century
Social justice -- History -- 20th century
Social action
Documentary films
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (174 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Note Container states DVDs are 154 min. in length
Performer/Participant Ben Kingsley, narrator
Credits Managing producer, Miriam Zimmerman ; original music, John Keltonic
Contents Episode 1. Nashville: "We were warriors" (32 min.) -- Episode 2. India: "Defying the Crown" (30 min.) -- Episode 3. South Africa: "Freedom in our lifetime" (34 min.) -- Episode 4. Denmark: "Living with the Enemy (31 min.) -- Episode 5. Poland: "We've caught God by the arm" (31 min.) -- Episode 6. Chile: "Defeat of a dictator" (34 min.)
Summary This six-part series tells one of the 20th century's most important and least-known stories-- how nonviolent power overcame oppression and authoritarian rule. In South Africa in 1907, Mohandas Gandhi led Indian immigrants in a nonviolent fight for rights denied them by white rulers. The power that Gandhi pioneered has been used by underdogs on every continent and in every decade of the 20th century to fight for their rights and freedom
Language In English, Spanish or French ; closed caption for the hearing impaired
Alternate Author York, Steve
Kingsley, Ben, 1943-
York Zimmerman Inc

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